01 Sep, 2018
IMAGINE waking up below a curtain of waterfalls so thunderous they could drown out even the fiercest cavalry charge: it was a reality for Spanish vagabond Guillermo Larregui, who arrived at Iguazu Fal...
23 Apr, 2016
YEARS ago, while working in California, I met an Argentinian of Co Clare extraction who spoke English with a Spanish inflection and sang Irish songs, learned from the Christian Brothers, with an Irish...
31 Jul, 2017
SIBLING rivalry, domestic abuse, bigamy, grief, dementia, relationship woes and the worlds of law, tabloid press and private golf clubs all collide in Dublin writer Muriel Bolger's new novel Famil...
01 Jun, 2018
Falls Bowling and Tennis Club staged a hugely-successful club international event at their west Belfast headquarters this week.
27 Aug, 2015
GRAFFITI describing Sinn Féin as "traitors" has been painted on the Falls Library and on the party’s office on the Falls Road.
02 Apr, 2018
THE Provisional IRA's notorious 'D' Company unit held a commemoration march along the Falls Road in west Belfast yesterday to mark the Easter Rising.
Northern Ireland news
20 Jul, 2016
A 39-year-old man is to appear before Belfast Magistrates court this morning, charged with a number of sexual offences.
12 Aug, 2016
FAMILIES have celebrated the seventh annual Teddy Bear's Picnic in Falls Park.
25 Mar, 2016
A STATUE of 1916 leader James Connolly is to be unveiled on the Falls Road in west Belfast.
12 Feb, 2016
HOMES and businessess were plunged into darkness after a powercut that affected up to 1,200 properites in west Belfast. The outage was caused by a fault in an underground cable, a spokespers...